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One of the World’s Only Globe-Making Studios Celebrates the Ancient Art of Handcrafted Globes

A globe is the only “true” representation of the world that doesn't distort the shape or the size of the earth's features. Terrestrial (showing a map of the world) and celestial (showing the apparent positions of the stars in the sky) globes are known to have been made since the mid-2nd century …

Modern Age

Remembering Christopher Lee: From Dracula to Saruman, he captured the erotic allure of decadence and the hidden nature of reality

<b>Christopher Lee (MGM Studios)</b><p>The strange and magnificent screen icon, a B-movie aristocrat who captured our secret longings<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>June 11, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>No one in the history of film has ever captured the irresistible erotic allure of corruption and decadence the way Christopher Lee did. …

How Kim Kardashian Is Changing the Fashion Industry

In a year of embarrassing missteps by fashion publications (among them, <i>Marie Claire</i>’s discovering cornrows in the form of Kendall Jenner’s “bold …

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Lindsay Lohan Knows 'This Is My Last Shot' for a Comeback

The first clip from the Lindsay Lohan docuseries is out – and it looks like her road to recovery is a rocky one.<p>“There’s nothing left in having a …

Oprah Winfrey

Kokomo Cream Natural Deodorant - Handmade Creamy, Dreamy Tropical Organic- 5.25 oz With Recipe

--*Please Note* You may have noticed a change in the title regarding the size of the deodorant. We have been "over-filling" our deo for years (Yay for you!!) so we updated the listing to let you all know just how much awesome product you are getting! The product amount and jar size are the same so …

Eco-Hotel Spa Yves Rocher - France Idyllically...

<b>Eco-Hotel Spa Yves Rocher - France</b><p>Idyllically located in the picture-perfect countryside of Brittany, in the commune of La Gacilly, where the …

LA Times

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Middle-Aged Guy Doesn't Like Twitter

A coveted job writing for the <i>New York Times</i> op-ed page is considered one of the most exclusive gigs in journalism. And with good reason: the …

Middle Age

Jay-Z ‘Magna Carta . . . Holy Grail’ review: When fans are reduced to customers

Jay Z released his 12th studio album, “Magna Carta . . . Holy Grail” in 2013. Here’s a look at some of his most memorable moments from music, commercial success, fatherhood and his recent visit to the Verizon Center.<p>The hip-hop star went from a no-name to a cultural icon.<p>By Chris Richards<p>, Pop …

Your Hair Style May Be Causing Hair Damage and Hair Loss

Newswise — SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (July 9, 2013) – How you style your hair, along with the styling tools you use, can cause significant hair damage. This …

Hair Care

Dustin Hoffman Cries: 'I Have Been Brainwashed' About Female Beauty

The Mary Sue recently unearthed an American Film Institute archival interview with Hoffman from 2012 in which the actor says, through tears, he realized how men often unknowingly reinforce the incredibly high standards of female beauty.<p>"If you were born a woman, how would you be different?" Hoffman …

Archives

A Reminder That Everyone Is the Protagonist of His or Her Own Story

Have to Be Happy Right Away? Watch This Video of Dogs Riding in Cars

It is physically impossible to sit through this montage of happy-go-lucky dogs blissfully sticking their heads out of a moving car window without …

Happiness

'Hobbit' stars laugh, react to video of fans enjoying 'Smaug' trailer

Fans are excited about the new "Hobbit" movies. Really, <i>really</i> excited. And when the new trailer for the second "Hobbit" film, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" came out Tuesday, a few fans decided to tape their reactions to seeing it for the first time.<p>Thus was born a 7-minute reaction video …

Will Smith Makes Out With Son Jaden During Interview on Thai TV

That already pretty weird thing between Will Smith and his son Jaden got a hell of a lot weirder during a recent interview on Thai TV.<p>While …

Don't Try This At Home

What happens when two girls dare to jump from a roof into the pool below? One hits the pavement and lands herself in the hospital.<p>06.07.13 1:05 PM ET

Leonardo DiCaprio Was A Bored Puppy At A Tennis Match

Hey, Leo, why so glum?

Jesse Eisenberg Berates Female Interviewer During Press Junket

First Eisenberg takes issue with Puga calling his co-star Morgan Freeman simply "Freeman."<p>"Freeman? What are you on a baseball team with him? Don't call Morgan Freeman 'Freeman' like you're on a little league softball team with him," the actor chided.<p>Eisenberg goes on to call Puga "the Carrot Top …

Morgan Freeman

10 Great Bands You've Never Heard

From Earl Sweatshirt to Divine Fits, the sounds of summer you need to have on your beach mix.<p>Not long after he took the stage Friday at the Gorge …

Fox Forgets the Constitution

Try Dzhokhar in a military tribunal! Torture him! Arrest Tamerlan's wife for wearing a hijab! Yes, these are all real arguments made by Fox News …

These Personal Essays Will Get You Into Stanford

Yesterday, after receiving a link to a Google doc containing several college essays from accepted Columbia applicants (the doc has since been taken …

Rihanna Makes It RAIN on Stripper Throw It Up, Throw It Up!

STRIP CLUBS AND DOLLAR BILLS!!! <b>Rihanna</b> sings from experience ... because last weekend in Miami, she dropped $8,000 on stripper booty -- and we got …

'Fucking Shit' News Anchor Fired After First Day on Job

A.J. Clemente, a rookie news anchor from Bismarck, North Dakota, who has already made a name for himself by having the worst first day on the job …